As Tiger returns to competitive play this week in Augusta, Upper Deck readies itself for the world’s No. 1 player’s reception out on the links
Carlsbad, CA (April 7, 2010) – Tomorrow marks the first round of the 2010 Masters Golf Tournament. It also signifies the return of Tiger Woods to competitive play following a 144-day hiatus. To coincide with Tiger’s quest for a fifth green jacket from Augusta, Upper Deck Authenticated (UDA) – the memorabilia division of the Upper Deck Company – is proud to unveil new autographed items from Tiger, many of which commemorate this week’s arrival of the four-time Masters champion.
“We’re extremely excited to showcase these five latest products celebrating Tiger’s return to the PGA Tour,” said Richard McWilliam, Upper Deck’s CEO and Founder. “We wish him well this week as we’ve put together some pretty compelling items that we’re confident collectors will no doubt cherish for years to come.”
Woods has served as an exclusive autograph signer for UDA since 2001 and remains one of Upper Deck’s best-selling athletes of all-time. The five new Tiger items that will be going on sale shortly include: 1.) Curved Display Case with Range-Driven Golf Ball and Autograph Label (limited to 50), $699.99; 2.) Curved Display Case with Range-Driven Golf Ball and Unsigned Photo (limited to 50), $199.99; 3.) Autographed Black TW Tour Flex Cap, same style worn by Tiger (limited to 100), $999.99; 4.) Autographed Air Zoom TW 2010 Golf Cleats, Black/Gunmetal, Size 11 (limited to 50), $1,399.99; and 5.) Autographed Carmine Dri-Fit Polo Shirt (limited to 100), $1,799.99.
The items will be available online at www.upperdeckstore.com, or by calling (800) 551-8220 or through one of Upper Deck’s authorized UDA distributors.
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Terry Melia, Public Relations Mgr., Upper Deck